Most HRs by a Mariner in first 6 games of career:
Kyle Lewis (2019) 4
Bucky Jacobsen (2004) 3
Jose Cruz (1997) 3
Alvin Davis (1984) 3
Most RBIs in first 6 games of career:
Kyle Lewis (2019) 9
Wladimir Balentien (2007-08) 7
If you're having fun watching Kyle Lewis, just wait until Evan White meets T-Mobile Park in 2020.
Kyle Lewis posted a 41.5 AB/HR rate at AA Arkansas this season.
Evan White was more than twice as good, posting a 20.2 AB/HR rate in 2019 at AA Arkansas.
Kyle Lewis' rise was inevitable
🔺 Junior season: .395 BA, 20 HRs, 72 RBI
🔺 2016 Baseball America College Player of the Year
🔺 Drafted No. 11 overall by Mariners
🔺 Tore ACL, medial meniscus and lateral meniscus
🔺 Called up three years later
🔺 HR in first MLB game
First #MLB hit? May as well make it a homer.
Oh, and this wasn't a cheap homer either. Kyle Lewis absolutely crushed this baseball to put the #Mariners on the board:
Exit velocity: 106.2 mph
Launch angle: 34 degrees